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Pigeon pea vs Oregano - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Comparison summary

Which food contains less Sugars?
Pigeon pea
Pigeon pea contains less Sugars (difference - 4.09g)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Pigeon pea
Pigeon pea contains less Sodium (difference - 8mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Pigeon pea
Pigeon pea is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 1.221g)
Which food is cheaper?
Pigeon pea
Pigeon pea is cheaper (difference - $3.6)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Oregano
Oregano is lower in glycemic index (difference - 17)
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Oregano
Oregano is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
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The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 mg)
Which food is richer in minerals?
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It cannot be definitely stated which food is richer in minerals. See charts below for detailed information.

Comparison summary table

Pay attention at the most right column. It shows the amounts side by side, making it easier to realize the amount of difference.
Pigeon pea Oregano
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Rich in vitamins ok
Lower in Cholesterol Equal
Rich in minerals Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

ok
ok
is better in case of low diet
Pigeon pea Oregano
Low Calories diet ok
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet ok
Low glycemic index diet ok

Vitamin and Mineral Summary Scores

Summary score is calculated by summing up the daily values contained in 300 grams of the product. Obviously the more the food fulfils human daily needs, the more the summary score is
Vitamin Summary Score
24
Pigeon pea
258
Oregano
Mineral Summary Score
89
Pigeon pea
200
Oregano

Mineral Comparison

Mineral comparison score is based on the number of minerals by which one or the other food is richer. The "coverage" chart below show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of the food
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Contains more Potassium +10.5%
Contains more Copper +67%
Contains more Phosphorus +148%
Contains less Sodium -32%
Contains more Iron +603.6%
Contains more Calcium +1128.5%
Contains more Magnesium +47.5%
Equal in Potassium - 1260
Equal in Zinc - 2.69
Contains more Potassium +10.5%
Contains more Copper +67%
Contains more Phosphorus +148%
Contains less Sodium -32%
Contains more Iron +603.6%
Contains more Calcium +1128.5%
Contains more Magnesium +47.5%
Equal in Potassium - 1260
Equal in Zinc - 2.69

Vitamin Comparison

Vitamin comparison score is based on the number of vitamins by which one or the other food is richer. The "coverage" chart below show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of the food
:
Contains more Vitamin B1 +263.3%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +37.5%
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin A +5975%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +182.4%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +56.5%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +268.9%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +263.3%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +37.5%
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin A +5975%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +182.4%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +56.5%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +268.9%

Macronutrients Comparison

Macronutrient comparison charts compare the amount of protein, total fats and total carbohydrates in 300 grams of the food. The displayed values show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of the food
Protein
130%
Pigeon pea
54%
Oregano
Carbohydrates
63%
Pigeon pea
69%
Oregano
Fats
7%
Pigeon pea
20%
Oregano

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All nutrients comparison - raw data values

In the column "Opinion" we made some assumptions which could be controversial. For instance we are assuming that less saturated fats is good for you. Please ignore this column if you have your own opinion.We marked the nutrients, comparison of which we considered as not meaningful, as "N/A"
Nutrient Pigeon pea Oregano Opinion
Calories 343 265 Pigeon pea
Protein 21.7 9 Pigeon pea
Fats 1.49 4.28 Oregano
Vitamin C 0 2.3 Oregano
Carbs 62.78 68.92 Oregano
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 5.23 36.8 Oregano
Calcium 130 1597 Oregano
Potassium 1392 1260 Pigeon pea
Magnesium 183 270 Oregano
Sugars 4.09 Oregano
Fiber 15 42.5 Oregano
Copper 1.057 0.633 Pigeon pea
Zinc 2.76 2.69 Pigeon pea
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Phosphorus 367 148 Pigeon pea
Sodium 17 25 Pigeon pea
Vitamin A 28 1701 Oregano
Vitamin E 18.26 Oregano
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.643 0.177 Pigeon pea
Vitamin B2 0.187 0.528 Oregano
Vitamin B3 2.965 4.64 Oregano
Vitamin B5 1.266 0.921 Pigeon pea
Vitamin B6 0.283 1.044 Oregano
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 621.7 Oregano
Folic acid (B9) 0 0
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.33 1.551 Pigeon pea
Monounsaturated Fat 0.012 0.716 Oregano
Polyunsaturated fat 0.814 1.369 Oregano
Tryptophan 0.212 0.203 Pigeon pea
Threonine 0.767 0.322 Pigeon pea
Isoleucine 0.785 0.441 Pigeon pea
Leucine 1.549 0.78 Pigeon pea
Lysine 1.521 0.5 Pigeon pea
Methionine 0.243 0.127 Pigeon pea
Phenylalanine 1.858 0.449 Pigeon pea
Valine 0.937 0.585 Pigeon pea
Histidine 0.774 0.144 Pigeon pea
The main source of information is USDA Food Composition Database (U.S. Department of Agriculture)
Dietary Guidelines for Americans is used as the primary source for advice in this web resource
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